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Vehicular Access Doors under Hurricane Force Wind Pressure: Analysis Methods and a Design Tool
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2011-08-01)
It is essential that rolling sheet metal access doors in metal buildings, and the door jambs they are attached to, resist high pressures during an extreme wind event. Catastrophic damage to the building and its contents ...
Experimental Evaluation of a Vehicular Access Door Subjected to Hurricane Force Wind Pressures
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2009-11-01)
This report presents findings on the behavior of a typical rolling sheet vehicular access door under a hurricane force wind pressure. The objectives are to quantify the structural behavior of a rolling sheet vehicular ...